2,000+ flights cancelled globally so far for today, with 600+ of those flying in or out of the United States. Over 10,000 cancelled since Friday. Airlines are citing “Omicron outbreak” and severe weather as holiday travelers scramble during the busiest travel period of the year.
A deluge of flight cancellations in the U.S. over the Christmas holiday weekend threw the problem into stark relief, with airlines scrubbing more than 2,000 flights, including over 1,200 on Sunday.
New york over 2,000 flights have been cancelled and thousands delayed around the world as the highly infectious Omicron variant disrupts holiday travel.
What people are saying?
Ana Cabrera More than 1,000flights canceled Christmas weekend. I feel so bad for those impacted. We are on our way to Colorado for a full Cabrera Christmas with all my sibs and their families too. It’s been 2 whole years since we’ve all been together. All (eligible)vaxxed and boosted.
LeeAnn Webster Now I understand everybody wanted to go home for Christmas, except me. I think it was not too smart to travel. This is why I drive, and you don’t go in the middle of winter! Start a petition to do summer Christmas!